- Branches (Scholastic Inc.)
New York, NY :
- Physical Description
- 89 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
- Main Author
Fearing that monsters are taking over his school because the lunch menu is now filled with ice cream and pie everyday instead of good-for-you meals, his classmates are constantly crying and his best friend Rip has gone missing, Alexander embarks on a daring quest to rescue Rip and defeat giant carnivorous vegetables. Simultaneous.Review by Publisher Summary 2
Alexander is used to finding monsters everywhere in Stermont, but now the school is being turned into an icebox by giant meat-eating vegetables--and his friend Rip has gone missing.Review by Publisher Summary 3
What could be more monstrous than giant vegetable monsters?!This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line called Branches, which is aimed at newly independent readers. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and stamina. Branches books help readers grow!In this fourth book, Alexander is still on the look-out for monsters. Now he thinks they're at school.... The lunch menu is NOT normal -- instead of good-for-you meals, there's ice cream and pie every day. His whole class is crying. And his friend Rip goes missing. Alexander must battle giant meat-eating vegetables before the whole town becomes veggie dinner! Filled with humor, suspense, and zany black-and-white illustrations, this book will keep kids turning the pages!